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Written By: Cameron Cundiff 


Palm Pre Plus (1) 
i Pod Touch (1) 


Electrical Tape (1) 


The Pre's mobile hotspot feature lets you run Skype on an iPod Touch, and you can use 
Google Voice for messaging. 

I've been exploring different strategies to customize my mobile service plan. I opted to get a 
Palm Pre Plus with the minimum voice/messaging, essentially creating an approximately 
$50/month plan with unlimited data, voice, and messaging (via Skype and Google Voice). 

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• Tape the phones together back to 
back. This step is not totally 
necessary. You can keep the Pre 
in your bag or pocket; the wi-fi 
signal is strong enough. 

Step 2 


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Mobh Hotspot 7:51 .i t : - 


(^ Mobile Hotspot 


Show Passphrase 

WPA/WPA2 Personal 
Change Passphrase 

\tj Turning on Mobile Hotspot 

• Open the "Mobile Hotspot" feature 
on your Pre, create a new network 
and start it up. 

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Step 3 

• Hop on the newly created network with your iPod Touch. The Pre should indicate that the 
iPod has connected. 

Step 4 

• Launch Skype, and you're ready to 
make a call! 

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Step 5 



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• For demo purposes I called the Pre. Success! 

This document was last generated on 2012-11-03 04:09:36 AM. 

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